C. diff. Spores and More

C. diff. Spores and More

“C. diff. Spores and More” is an educational program providing you with up-to-date information pertaining to C. diff. and Healthcare-Associated infections. Raising awareness through education and advocacy saves lives worldwide. Topics are of C. difficile infection (CDI) prevention, treatments, and environmental safety products along with Healthcare-Associated Infection (HAI) awareness and more. Our guests are topic experts discussing Antibiotic Resistance, Research and Development, Clinical trials, Nutrition Counseling, Microbiome, Mental health, C. diff. survivors, and so much more. Please join us every Tuesday at 10 AM Pacific Time on the VoiceAmerica Health and Wellness Channel.... Show More

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September 15, 2020 53 min
Join us with our guest, Dr. Anthony Gerlach, PharmD, as we discuss the role of the pharmacist focusing on clinical pharmacist or rounding pharmacist. He will also discuss how clinical pharmacists are involved in the treatment and prevention of C. diff. infections.
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September 8, 2020 53 min
Join us with our guest, Dr. Anthony Gerlach, PharmD, as we discuss the role of the pharmacist focusing on clinical pharmacist or rounding pharmacist. He will also discuss how clinical pharmacists are involved in the treatment and prevention of C. diff. infections.
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Join us with Guest; Mrs. Courtney Jones as we discuss we can cover the microbiome & C. diff (my area of knowledge), the importance of clinical trials in general, and how we as an industry are navigating the pandemic as other diseases don’t just “wait” for it to be over. Courtney will be discussing the human gut microbiome along with the C. diff. infection, recurrences, and major topics of both. Bring your tablet and prepare t...
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Join us with Guest; Mrs. Courtney Jones as we discuss we can cover the microbiome & C. diff (my area of knowledge), the importance of clinical trials in general, and how we as an industry are navigating the pandemic as other diseases don’t just “wait” for it to be over. Courtney will be discussing the human gut microbiome along with the C. diff. infection, recurrences, and major topics of both. Bring your tablet and prepare t...
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Join us with our guests from Seres Therapeutics as they discuss the latest news on SER-109 and positive topline results from the pivotal Phase 3 ECOSPOR III study evaluating its investigational oral microbiome therapeutic SER-109 for recurrent C. difficile infection (CDI). The study results were equally compelling when characterized by the alternative metric of sustained clinical response, where 88.9% of patients in the SER-109 ar...
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Join us with our Host, Nancy Caralla and our special Guest Host, Kevin Hersh, International Health Coach who will discuss ways to move forward past a long-term illness, and a long-term negative mind-set. Taking a moment to reflect, step back, evaluate, and look for the assets and positives in moving forward. Learn how to let the past go and embrace the new opportunities each day delivers. It takes strength, will, and the determin...
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Join us with our guest: Candida Fratazzi, MD, Consulting Medical Director at Vedanta Biosciences, focused on pioneering rational design of drugs, made of defined consortia of bacteria, to Modulate the Human Microbiome. Dr. Fratazzi will be discussing and explaining Microbiome functions and how its changes impact our health. How bacteria colonies’ equilibrium is supported and supports our immune system. Thus, the need to correct i...
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Join us with Guest; Doe Kley, RN, CIC, MPH,T-CHEST Senior Infection Preventionist with Clorox Professional Products Co. Ms. Kley will be discussing the importance of knowing the key-points in transitioning from an acute-care facility, long-term facility, and intermediate healthcare facility to the home environment.
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Join us with Guest; Doe Kley, RN, CIC, MPH,T-CHEST Senior Infection Preventionist with Clorox Professional Products Co. Ms. Kley will be discussing the importance of knowing the key-points in transitioning from an acute-care facility, long-term facility, and intermediate healthcare facility to the home environment.
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Join us with our Guest; Dale N. Gerding, MD, MACP, FIDSA, FSHEA. Dr. Gerding is a Research Physician at the Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital and Professor of Medicine at Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine in Maywood, Illinois (retired). Dr. Gerding's long and distinguished career includes past president of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America, past chair of the antibiotic resistance committee of SHE...
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Join us with our guest: Ms. Courtney Jones, Upstream Marketing Manager and Senior Project Manager at Rebiotix, a Ferring Pharmaceuticals company, focused on harnessing the power of the human microbiome to treat debilitating diseases. Ms. Jones will be discussing and explaining the Microbiome. What Microbes are and the difference between the good, bad, and in between and what the Microbiome has to do with C.diff. treatment. There ...
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Our two guests, Teena Chopra, MD, MPH and Glenn Tillitson, PhD,FIDSA, will be discussing how C. diff. infections correlate with COVID-19 and how the pandemic not only provides lessons about the judicious use of antibiotics, but it also highlights another global health threat that has been playing out in slow motion: the mounting threat of antimicrobial resistance that annually claims 700,000 lives as the world’s arsenal of antibiot...
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Our two guests, Teena Chopra, MD, MPH and Glenn Tillitson, PhD,FIDSA, will be discussing how C. diff. infections correlate with COVID-19 and how the pandemic not only provides lessons about the judicious use of antibiotics, but it also highlights another global health threat that has been playing out in slow motion: the mounting threat of antimicrobial resistance that annually claims 700,000 lives as the world’s arsenal of antibiot...
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Join us in Part II of this educational discussion with guests Maureen Spencer, M.Ed, BSN, RN, CIC, FAPIC and Denise Graham discussing a safe, continuous, green, and real-time technology. Learn how a room’s ambient humidity and oxygen naturally present in the environment can significantly reduce the levels of environmental bio-burden in the air and on surfaces while working in occupied spaces.The use of the Synexis technology is si...
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Join us with guests Maureen Spencer, M.Ed, BSN, RN, CIC, FAPIC and Denise Graham in discussing a safe, continuous, green, and real-time technology. Learn how a room’s ambient humidity and oxygen naturally present in the environment can significantly reduce the levels of environmental bio-burden in the air and on surfaces while working in occupied spaces.The use of the Synexis technology is similar to providing an immune system for...
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Join us with our Host, Nancy Caralla and our special Guest Host, Kevin Hersh, International Health Coach who will discuss ways to move forward past a long-term illness, and a long-term negative mind-set. Taking a moment to reflect, step back, evaluate, and look for the assets and positives in moving forward. Learn how to let the past go and embrace the new opportunities each day delivers. It takes strength, will, and the determin...
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Join us with our guests; With Doctor Teena Chopra, MD,MPH,FACP,FIDSA,FSHEA Associate Professor of Medicine,Division of Infectious Diseases, Corporate Medical Director, Infection Prevention,Epidemiology,and Antibiotic Stewardship ,DMC and WSU Director,Infection Prevention,Epidemiology and Antibiotic Stewardship,Vibra Hospital Dr. Chopra will lead the discussion with an overview of a C. difficile infection followed by Alba Muhlfeld...
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Join us with our two guests: Dr Yannick Pletan, Independent Director Clinical development specialist,Doctor of medicine, and Georges Gaudriault, Scientific Director, PhD in molecular pharmacology. Both Dr. Pletan and Gaudriault will introduce and discuss DEINOVE (Euronext Growth Paris: ALDEI), a French biotech company that uses a disruptive approach to develop innovative antibiotics and bio-based active ingredients for cosmetics, ...
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Join us with our two guests: Dr Yannick Pletan, Independent Director Clinical development specialist,Doctor of medicine, and Georges Gaudriault, Scientific Director, PhD in molecular pharmacology. Both Dr. Pletan and Gaudriault will introduce and discuss DEINOVE (Euronext Growth Paris: ALDEI), a French biotech company that uses a disruptive approach to develop innovative antibiotics and bio-based active ingredients for cosmetics, ...
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PART II The 2019–20 coronavirus pandemic is a pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) caused by the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). The disease was first identified in Wuhan, Hubei, China in December 2019. Join Our Guest: Maureen Spencer, RN, M.Ed, CIC, will be joining us to continue discussing the coronavirus (COVID-19) through Prevention, Symptoms, and the global healthcare focus.
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